'state of emergency' in Scotland's jails

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'state of emergency' in Scotland's jails

Post by Louis » Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:06 am

The highest number of prisoner-on-prisoner assaults with minor or no injuries was recorded at HMYOI Polmont – rising to 606 in 2018-19 from 518.

The largest increase in serious prisoner-on-prisoner assaults was at HMP Kilmarnock, which saw a rise from two cases in 2017-18 to 16 in 2018-19.

This is what Prison Officers are in the middle of !